Frances Lankin Award: Save the Date! April 22, 2015

Posted on 23. Mar, 2015 by .

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The Frances Lankin Award was established in 2011 by Social Planning Toronto on the occasion of Frances Lankin’s retirement from United Way Toronto. It is awarded annually to an individual who has made a significant, sustained contribution to the non-profit community sector in the City of Toronto. Previous recipients are Liane Regendanz, Rob Howarth, Charlotte […]

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SPT Hiring New Executive Director: Deadline for Applications April 13

Posted on 17. Mar, 2015 by .

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Social Planning Toronto (SPT) is seeking a dynamic, enterprising and creative leader with a passion for equity and significant experience in community capacity building, to lead the organization through its next phase of growth and development. This individual will play a critical role in achieving the organization’s vision – especially in mobilizing SPT’s research and […]

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City Council Budget Finale – Day 2

Posted on 11. Mar, 2015 by .

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On Wednesday, March 11, City Council passed the 2015 City budget. Budget Highlights: Councillor Ford tabled about 30 motions. He attempted to cut a long list of public services but had no success. Two of his motions did pass – one for a staff report on how to better measure the impact of Economic Development […]

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City Council Meets for Final Budget Review – Day 1

Posted on 10. Mar, 2015 by .

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On Tuesday, March 10, City Council met to begin a final review of and vote on the 2015 City budget. Two days are scheduled for this final stage of the budget process. On Day 1, City Council first set the property tax rate increase – 2.25% for residential and 0.75% for non-residential. The following chart […]

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